Because We Care
"Because We Care" is a new series from 101.9 WDET focused on caregiving in metro Detroit. Because We Care” is supported by Tight Knit, an initiative of the Ralph C. Wilson Foundation.
Tight Knit™ is a content series about the many ways people are working to build stronger relationships and communities. This season explores the complexity and joy inherent in providing care for an older family member. The stories provide a glimpse into a life stage that is or will become familiar to many of us, as the number of family caregivers grows rapidly. By the end of 2020, an estimated 117 million older Americans will need assistance of some kind.